Human Rights Awards Dinner this Thursday June 15
Monday, June 12, 2017 9:20 AM


Join us as we honor human rights leaders who are changing the world for good.


Thursday, June 15
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. - Silent Auction
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Dinner & Program

Marriott City Center
30 South 7th Street
Minneapolis, MN


The 2017 Human Rights Awards Dinner will feature Mark Hetfield, president and chief executive officer of HIAS, a leading global agency assisting refugees, who will deliver the event's keynote address and will be presented with the 2017 Don & Arvonne Fraser Human Rights Award. The Advocates' Special Recognition Award will be presented to Representative Ilhan Omar, the highest-elected Somali-American official in the United States. Also receiving special recognition will be the volunteers of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Rapid Response Team.



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